Engineers | Planners
Gale Associates, Inc. is a 100-person consulting firm of building enclosure experts, engineers, and architects specializing in the repair, renovation and adaptive reuse of existing buildings, sites and infrastructures.
“Gale truly acted in the best interest of the University at all times, which is much appreciated.”
– Michele Murphy, Senior Capital Project Manager, Harvard University
News and Events
Do you need more AIA/HSW credits this license renewal season? We are presenting two educational seminars on Tuesday, August 13th at the Boston Society for Architect's (BSA) Summer CE Workshops. Click below to learn more about our seminars and to register....read more
Congratulations are in order! Gale was recently notified that our Athletic Facilities Consulting and Design Group has been recognized with two Distinguished Facility awards by the American Sports Builders Association (ASBA). Projects at the Indian...read more
From Our Blog
Many airports are considering the differences between incandescent and Light Emitting Diode (LED) fixtures for runway and taxiway lighting. Each has its advantages and disadvantages.read more
The use of “zero” or “low”- Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in construction materials is on the rise, and with it are industry misconceptions that low-VOC materials (such as adhesives, primers, coatings, or sealants) are odorless and tolerable to the...read more
Building Enclosure Commissioning
Gale’s goal is for our clients’ buildings to function as intended. In an era of high performance buildings, many fall short. For the past 50 years, Gale has evaluated many of these failures and can assist the owner in improving the design and construction of new buildings to avoid these problems.
“Gale’s knowledge, experience, and thoroughness contributed greatly to the success of this project.”
– Mike Bellamy, P.E., Atlantic Division Naval Facilities, Keflavic, Iceland
Building Enclosure Design and Consulting
Our Building Enclosure Group investigates, evaluates, designs repairs, and provides construction administration to all exterior building enclosure components including roofs, walls, windows/glazing, and waterproofing.
“We appreciate their professional approach and their in-depth knowledge of building construction…”
– Paula Carlaccini, University of Vermont
Athletic Facilities Planning and Design
Our Athletic Facilities Consulting Group offers public and private athletic facilities managers, and recreation directors comprehensive condition evaluations, program demand assessments, and master planning services.
“Gale Associates exceeded all of our expectations!”
– Joseph A. DiVito, Town of Watertown, Massachusetts
Our Civil Engineering Group provides comprehensive land planning and site engineering services for residential, institutional, and commercial clients.
“The quality of Gale’s work is superior; within contract price and on schedule; exceeded design expectations.”
– NASA Ames Research Center
Airport Engineering and Planning
Our Airport Engineering and Planning Group provides planning, permitting, design, and construction administration services to public and private aviation clients.
“The professionalism and expertise of Gale Associates was displayed in their final product…”
– Adam Gaudette, Planning and Community Development Director, Town of Northbridge, Massachusetts
Our Structural Engineering Group provides structural analysis, forensics and design of steel, concrete, masonry, and wood structures of varying types for both existing and new construction.